Diana Rocco joined the Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter in February, 2012.
Before coming to Philadelphia, Rocco was most recently reporting for WHDH-TV in Boston since October, 2011. Previously, she was a reporter for CNN Newsource in Washington, DC and WNYW-TV in New York, in addition to working at WFXT-TV in Boston and WFSB in Hartford, Connecticut.
She began her broadcasting career at News 12 The Bronx as an anchor/reporter in 2002. In 2006, Rocco received an award from the Associated Press for her live crime coverage in Hartford.
Rocco is a graduate of Syracuse University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism and political science.
A native of New Jersey, she spent most of her childhood years in Connecticut. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, Pilates, and yoga.
5-year-old Kaitlyn McMillan is home from the hospital, reunited with her sisters and talking about the hit and run that left her with a broken leg.
Homeland security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials raided a home in South Philadelphia, removing items for the better part of the day Thursday.
Anyone with information is asked to call police.
The video shows the impact and people running to help a 30-year-old mother and her two children after a hit and run in South Philadelphia Tuesday.
Police are looking for a woman accused of scheming her way into an elderly woman’s home by offering to shovel and then robbing her.
Snow covered roads by day, have turned into an icy mess by night. People from Fishtown to Fairmount are still digging out from the weekend’s storm before many have even seen a plow dig in.
It’s been nearly two days since the blizzard stopped dumping snow and the while the cleanup may be underway it’s just not happening fast enough for many in South Philly.
With 7-8 foot tides for Cape May County over the weekend, flooding is the main concern. Emergency management is around the clock through the height of the storm.
On one of winter’s coldest nights, nearly two dozen Center City residents aren’t allowed to return home, displaced after tonight’s four alarm fire ripped through a multi-family, two story residence in Center City.
It’s all but been called official by the Philadelphia Eagles. Doug Pederson will take Chip Kelly’s role as head coach next season.
The first taste of winter has hit with snow squalls from Allentown to Lancaster County, where snow was coming down so hard during rush hour that visibility was poor and inches were mounting on the Pennsylvania turnpike.
Less than 24 hours after police say Edward Archer ambushed Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett, a female relative who answered the door at Archer’s mother’s house in Yeadon said the family is still in shock.
Smoking may soon be a lot harder in the state of New Jersey for young adults.
Neshaminy High School’s basketball team took the court away against Pennridge tonight with their assistant coach at the helm as some- including Nashiminy’s students- are standing behind the 43-year-old, 10-year veteran coach.
A heartfelt plea from a grieving father, Jon DeGuio has been clinging to his rosary beads and praying his daughter is out there and alive.